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HandsOn VISTA - City of Tempe Sustainability Office
 
 
 
Serve with the City of Tempe Office of Sustainability as a part of the HandsOn VISTA Team! ABOUT THE SITE AND THE ROLE: See ‘Members Duties’ section below. ABOUT HandsOn Greater Phoenix: For over 25 years, HandsOn Greater Phoenix has worked with nonprofits, Title I schools, neighborhood associations and government entities to assess and meet the volunteer needs of the Greater Phoenix area. The HandsOn VISTA program supports 20~ VISTA members at multiple placement sites across the valley. Our VISTA members enable our community service partners to expand capacity and build lasting infrastructure by creating the processes and tools needed to effectively access and utilize valuable resources. HandsOn VISTA members will improve their own capacity for leading communities during and beyond their terms of service by developing their knowledge, skills, and abilities related to volunteer mobilization, civic engagement, and other areas. In addition to the site-specific work of the individual role all of our VISTA members: participate in 2 AmeriCorps National Days of Service, lead projects at 2 HandsOn community service days, attend monthly VISTA team trainings with the other HandsOn VISTA members, and lead a monthly community volunteering opportunity.
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.


Member Duties : Join the City of Tempe to launch a unique form of student engagement that develops leaders & helps create a better quality of life for those disproportionately affected by climate change! Along with the City Office of Sustainability the successful applicant will help empower youth to make their communities more sustainable and become leaders in Tempe’s green economy by developing a program structure that creates a green job pipeline. This position will offer a unique experience to network and learn city processes along with insight into heat equity research developed by ASU. The successful applicant should: be able to demonstrate an awareness and sensitivity to the needs and concerns of individuals from diverse cultures and backgrounds; and have experience building, nurturing and maintaining diverse and effective collaborations. Preferred but not required: Spanish proficiency; experience working with underserved Tempe populations; knowledge of valley sustainability programs/community
 
Program Benefits : Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Training . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Environment ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Children/Youth . 
 
Skills :
Youth Development ,  Environment . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
HandsOn VISTA - City of Tempe Sustainability Office

Program Start/End Date
08/16/2021  -   08/15/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ARIZONA   Phoenix/Mesa  

Languages
Spanish helpful not required

Accepting Applications
From  05/25/2021  To  06/16/2021 

Contact Adriana Rodriguez
1125 E Southern Ave
Mesa   AZ   85204
623-223-9252
VISTAleader@handsonphoenix.org
handsonphoenix.org/beaVISTA
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 104475


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